It was an eventful green Earth Day for Macfood Services (M) Sdn Bhd when they took time off from their busy schedule to plant trees. By going green the premium food company has taken yet another positive step in its journey towards a sustainable future.
On 23 April, Macfood employees had participated in a community tree planting activity at the Raja Musa Forest Reserve in Selangor. The reforestation project, involving around 40 employees from various departments replanted trees in the fire-damaged Raja Musa peat swamp forest. The North Selangor Peat Swamp Forest (NSPSF) covers an area of about 76,000 ha. Raja Musa Forest Reserve (RMFR) (23,000ha) and the Sg Karang Forest Reserve (53,000ha) and is one of the largest remaining contiguous areas of peat swamp forest in Peninsular Malaysia. The Selangor Government also has identified NSPSF as an important site for conservation of peatland resources and with high potential for education and research activities.
The event was organized by Malaysia’s Global Environment Centre, Selangor State Forestry Department and Corporate Consultants My Khatulistiwa Sdn Bhd. The corporate tree planting is under Raja Musa Forest Reserve Rehabilitation Programme, a partnership between the Selangor State Forestry Department and Global Environment Centre by working with various groups including My Khatulistiwa Sdn Bhd in a social responsibility based practices.
About My Khatulistiwa
My Khatulistiwa Sdn. Bhd. is the first Green CSR Consultant company in Malaysia.
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We understand that in today’s competitive world, whatever you do must add value to your business. This is why our services are tailor-made to meet your requirements, be it managing your CSR event or developing a full scale CSR strategy.
Social Enterprises are most of the time profit making companies with strategies to grow and contribute to the well being of its surroundings and causes. These are typically companies with business models tailored specifically to support causes the company believes in.
Our Eko Merchandize is our social enterprise business model. For every product we sell, 40% of the profit is channeled back into the company’s CSR fund, which supports the various causes we believe in.
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